Matthew Barzun visiting the exhibition
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Richard III 'could lure American tourists to Leicester'

The US ambassador to the UK has said he hopes more American tourists will visit Leicester as a result of the discovery of the remains of King Richard III.

Matthew Barzun visited the city's exhibition and cathedral, where the remains could be interred, on Tuesday.

Richard Buckley, from the University of Leicester's archaeological services showed him where the king's bones were found.

Simon Ward reports.

  • 19 Mar 2014
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